Boone County First Responders practice for mass casualty event

BURLINGTON, KY (FOX19) - Boone County First Responders put their skills to the test as they practiced how they would handle a mass casualty event on Thursday.

The scenario was a school bus full of children that had crashed into a bulldozer near Camp Ernst in Burlington.  Several of the children were supposed to have serious injuries.

All of the results of this mass casualty exercise will be incorporated into the Boone County Emergency Operations plan.

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